Translation of "apportion" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /əˈpɔː.ʃən/ us /-ˈpɔːr-/ formal

to give or share out something, especially blame or money, among several people or things

distribuir, repartir
When we know how much is profit, then we can apportion the money among/between us.
The investigation into the air crash would inevitably apportion blame to certain members of the crew.

(Translation of “apportion” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /(British ) əˈpoːʃən; (American) əˈpoːrʃən/

(formal) to decide how something should be divided among different people

How would you apportion the blame for this fiasco?

(Translation of “apportion” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)